â€œWe are so humbled by this organizationâ€™s recognition of our group,â€ mentioned Southern Plainsmenâ€™s Marcelle Slaughter. â€œWe are excited to be a part of the event, and canâ€™t wait to meet all kinds of new people!â€
The â€œGospel Gold Artist of the Yearâ€ Award is handed out to artists as a part of the Harvest Music Festival which is to be held this coming November 10-12, 2011 in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee at the Music Road Hotel and Convention Center.
To place your vote for the Southern Plainsmen as the 2011 â€œGospel Gold Artist of the Yearâ€ â€“ visit www.cityofgoldenterprises.com .
Individuals interested in being a part of the convention can also visit the site and reference the Southern Plainsmen in their registration information.
The Southern Plainsmen were recently honored by the South Texas Gospel Music Association (STGMA) at the organizationâ€™s annual event.
The Southern Plainsmen were named this yearâ€™s Group of the Year. In addition, baritone vocalist Allen Doyle was named the 2011 Male Vocalist of the Year.
For more information on the Southern Plainsmen Quartet, visit their website at http://www.southernplainsmen.
About the Southern Plainsmen Quartet
The Southern Plainsmen Quartet was organized in May 1978 in the rolling pine-hills of West-Central Louisiana, and is an outreach of the Southern Plainsmen Ministries, Inc., a non-profit Christian organization.Â The group has released 20 recordings in its impressive 30 years history. The groupâ€™s current release â€“ Simplyâ€¦Faith! released in 2009.